Protecting Your Clothing from Moths

If you’ve ever reached for your wool or cashmere sweater when the temperature starts to drop and noticed tiny holes in the fabric, you are familiar with moths. While clothes moths are a common pest that can wreak havoc on your wardrobe, there are preventative measures you can take to protect your clothing.

What Are Drugstore Beetles and How To Exterminate

You may not be familiar with this pest named the drugstore beetle, but it is fairly common. The drugstore beetle has a couple other names. It's often referred to as; bread beetle or biscuit beetle. This pest is a tiny brown beetle that is known to infest a wide variety of dried plant products. The drugstore beetle is found all over the world, though it is more common in warmer climates.

How to Get Rid of Pantry Moths

Pantry moths are a problem for many households. This common pest is a stomach-turner as they chew through food and lay their eggs all over the kitchen. They’re also notoriously difficult to get rid of! As they produce a large number of eggs and stick to hiding in dark, often-ignored places, this is a pest that can keep coming back if you’re not careful.

Safe Pest Control in Restaurants

Pest control in any place of business is a responsibility that should not be overlooked. Pests can spread bacteria and diseases as they move throughout restaurants. Even a “minor” pest problem can be a major problem around food.

How Long Does it Take to Get Rid of Termites?

Termites are a nightmare scenario for most homeowners. These little bugs eat their way through furniture, floors, beams, and any other wood structures, making them hollow and unstable - sometimes even unsafe. According to the National Pest Management Association, termites cost homeowners over $5 billion every year in damages. This is why it’s important to inspect your home for termites often, and immediately call in professional help if they’re spotted. 

5 Tips to Keep Out Summer Pests

Summer is a great time. Sunshine, outdoors, gardening, beaches, picnics, and all the warm-weather activities you can think of. That is, until ants are trying to invade your kitchen. Or you’re swarmed by mosquitos on your porch. Or suddenly you’re finding a mouse or termites in the walls. While summer is fun for people, it’s the time that bugs come alive too. It’s important to be incredibly vigilant in your home during the warm season so that you can prevent pests. Here are five tips to keep out summer pests, so you can enjoy this season in peace.

Getting Rid of Beehives on Your Property

Seeing bees on your plants and flowers outside can be a welcome sight as they are beneficial, and essential to pollinate your garden. Stumbling upon a beehive can be dangerous though. Bees are protective of their hives and depending on the species, some are more aggressive than others. They will attack in large numbers if their hives are threatened. 

What to Do If You See a Mouse in Your Home

Dealing with mice on your own can be difficult as these tiny rodents are actually quite clever and reproduce excessively. You can always call in a professional and deal with an infestation quickly, or you can try a number of different remedies if you see a mouse in your home. 

10 Things to Know About Rodent Pests

Rodent pests are never a welcome sight especially if spotted indoors. Here's 10 facts about these pests. Some might even surprise you.

Green Options for Exterminating Your Home

When you have a pest problem it can be overwhelming just deciding which option is best. Some may opt for DIY products, while others call a professional pest company to help with exterminating pests. There are “no-kill” options and many types of traps. It's important to know that some products are more effective and safer than others.